Still Water Prose Poems

Copyright @ 1989 by Arthur Garfunkel
ISBN 0-525-24795-5
Used by persmission of Author - All Rights Reserved

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Why couldn't I be a goldsmith? I could
build an entire battle scene in little
strips of filigree with separate strands
of gold in the horses' manes and set it
all on a pinky ring for Anjelica's adorn-
ment... and not have to sing these
nuances, inviting angels on to the head
of a pin.

MontaukSeptember 1986